Historic House Listings

Sold for $80,000. Diamond in the Rough! On 9 acres in Maryland. Circa 1820. $74,999

January 27, 2023

Someone go get this diamond in the rough! This would be a fun project! This home was built in 1820. It is located on 9.25 acres in Crisfield, Maryland. The home features a covered front porch, great fireplaces, exposed beams, hardwood floors, original mantels, built-ins and wainscoting. Close to the local marina. Three bedrooms and 1,776 square feet. $74,999

Contact Bonnie Flinn with ERA Martin Associates: 443-614-7766

From the Zillow listing:


Don’t miss this one of a kind property is a historical gem in dire need of saving! as you step in the front door You are transported back into time . Built in the 1820’s also known as the Nelson Homestead! (The Telescoped design Home) boasting a deep documented history, the home is listed on Maryland’s top ten list of endangered historical properties. With some love and attention it could be restored back to its former glory. Please see documents for full scope of work. Situated on over 9 acres of natural beauty, there is plenty of room for fishing, camping and getting back to nature. The property is close to the waterfront town of Crisfield. Attractions nearby include Sommer’s Cove Marina and Janes Island State Park. Make sure you look through the documents attached to learn even more about the property! Don’t miss your chance to own a piece of history. Purchase includes parcels 27 & 29, Tax map 72.



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